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If Michael O'Leary ruled our world . . . how would it be if the outspoken Ryanair boss was actually allowed to take over the running of the country, asks Catherine O'Mahony.

10th March, 2013
'Hospital stays would not in any case be countenanced for anyone capable of being folded into a wheelchair and pushed out the door'.

There we were a few weeks back, a group of friends putting the world to rights, when suddenly someone half-jokingly came out with it: "They should put Michael O'Leary in charge. That'd sort it." It has been a while since I heard that one.

There was a time when no pub conversation was complete without someone interjecting that the political system needed someone like the high-profile Ryanair boss, who has made a bit of a...

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